This new quote from Ron Gilbert at the Game Forum Conference in Germany actually reflects my feelings pretty much:
Link to interview (beware! hideous German accents!), 10:50
I hated Heavy Rain. (...) I felt like I was watching a movie and then they were just telling me to pause and play and pause and play and pause and play... and I just... I didn't enjoy it. I can respect some of the technical things they did (...) I certainly hope that's not the future of adventure gaming.
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